|By Marketwired .||
|August 13, 2013 03:11 PM EDT||
FALLS CHURCH, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/13/13 -- MHz Worldview airs FleadhLive August 14-18 nationally via MHz digital broadcast, cable, satellite affiliates, as well as on MHz mobile and online.
FleadhLive is the world's largest celebration of Irish traditional culture, attracting 10,000 musicians and more than 300,000 concert-goers attending the 200 concerts, exhibitions, sessions and competitions throughout the event.
FleadhLive includes performances from some of the biggest names on the international world/folk music scene, interspersed with impromptu music lifted off the street by visiting musicians and winners of Fleadh competitions.
Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2013 takes place in Derry at the newly refurbished Guildhall and Craft Village, the first time the event has been held in the North of Ireland in its 60 year history.
'The World's Best Traditional Irish Musicians' take the stage in 'A Gathering of Traditions' daily at 8-9 AM ET on MHz Worldview with:
August 14: Highlands & Islands
August 15: Across the Atlantic
August 16: The Meitheal Orchestra
The concert experience also airs live on MHz Worldview August 14-18 at 3-6 PM ET, only on MHz in the U.S.
Find your local MHz Worldview digital broadcast or cable affiliate here:
Viewers can watch the same schedule via the MHz live stream at www.mhznetworks.org/mhz-worldview/live, MHz iOS and Android apps, Google TV, and Roku.
Additional information is at www.fleadhcheoil.ie. Tweet your experience with #FleadhonMHz and #fleadhcheoil.
About MHz Networks
MHz Networks is an independent, non-commercial television broadcaster delivering international educational programming and providing diverse cultural perspectives for a globally-minded audience.
MHz Networks broadcasts 12 distinct international television networks in the D.C. area including: MHz Worldview DC, NHK World TV, CCTV, RT, Al Jazeera English, CCTV Documentary, France 24, RT Espanol, Arirang TV, ETV, VTV America, and MHz Worldview national. The channels are also carried by the region's cable systems.
MHz Worldview, MHz Networks flagship channel, presents fresh, relevant English-language international content including news, documentaries, cultural programming, dramas, films and mysteries, music and sports and features programs from around the world in more than 20 different languages. MHz Worldview is available locally in the Washington D.C. metro area as MHz Networks 1 via digital terrestrial broadcast, Comcast, Cox, RCN cable and Verizon FiOS. The channel is also available locally via DirecTV and Dish Network.